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Khirbet Qeiyafa

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Gabriel Mckee
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Oct 25, 2018 08:41 AM History
Khirbet Qeiyafa, also known as Elah Fortress, is an Iron Age fortress site located about 40 kilometers southwest of Jerusalem, overlooking the Elah Valley. The site was likely constructed in the late eleventh century BCE and destroyed or abandoned in the mid- to late tenth century BCE.

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Gabriel Mckee, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Khirbet Qeiyafa: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 23 September 2023]

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